Baylor Downs Texas 86-79 - Match Report
Baylor got 25 points and 10 rebounds from Cory Jefferson en route to an 86-79 victory over Texas on Saturday at Ferrell Center.
Baylor won on the scoreboard, but lost at the pay window as they failed to cover the 10-point spread.
Baylor got 24 points from Pierre Jackson and another 18 points from Isaiah Austin. Pierre Jackson contributed 6 assists, while Isaiah Austin cleaned the glass with 12 rebounds.
Texas got 26 points from Javan Felix in a losing cause and another 21 points from Sheldon McClellan. Javan Felix contributed 9 assists for them, while Connor Lammert had 7 rebounds.
First-half bettors who backed Baylor were victorious, as the score was 40-31 at the break.
Baylor had a 45-44 advantage in the rebounding department as they won the battle in the paint.